Head Quarters Prekaness 22d October 1780
I have received your favor of yesterday. Should the enemy put their design into execution, I hope the troops under Colo. Hazen will be in readiness to give them a proper reception.
Yours of the 19th is come to hand—I will consider the Contents and give an answer in my next. I am much hurried just now in dispatching Genl Greene. I am Dear Sir Yr most obt Servt
MHi: Heath Papers.